Book/Printed Material The herball: or, Generall historie of plantes. Generall historie of plantes

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Title
The herball: or, Generall historie of plantes.
Other Title
Generall historie of plantes
Contributor Names
Gerard, John, 1545-1612.
Davyes, Robert.
Johnson, Thomas, -1644.
Priest, Robert, approximately 1550-approximately 1590.
Dodoens, Rembert, 1517-1585.
Created / Published
London, Adam Islip, Joice Norton and Richard Whitakers, 1633.
Subject Headings
-  Botany--Pre-Linnean works
-  Herbs--Early works to 1800
-  Botany, Medical--Early works to 1800
-  Herbals--Early works to 1800
Notes
-  1 v. in 2.
-  ESTC S122165
-  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.
-  Engraved title page.
-  Imperfect: first and last leaves (blank) wanting.
-  "A catalogue of the Brittish [i. e. Welsh] names of plants, sent me by Master Robert Dauyes of Guissaney in Flint-Shire": p. [31-32] at end.
-  STC 11751. Hunt 223.
-  Virtually a translation of Rembert Dodoens' Stirpium historiae pemptades sex (first published in 1583) made by a member of the London College of Physicians, Robert Priest, who died before it was printed. The manuscript came into the hands of Gerard, who issued the work as his own. Cf. Hunt 175.
Medium
[37], 1630, [48] p. : illus. ; 35 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
QK41 .G3 1633
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.rbc/Bitting.28884
Library of Congress Control Number
44028884
Online Format
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Description
1 v. in 2. ESTC S122165 Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. Engraved title page. Imperfect: first and last leaves (blank) wanting. "A catalogue of the Brittish [i. e. Welsh] names of plants, sent me by Master Robert Dauyes of Guissaney in Flint-Shire": p. [31-32] at end. STC 11751. Hunt 223. Virtually a translation of Rembert Dodoens' Stirpium historiae pemptades sex (first published in 1583) made by a member of the London College of Physicians, Robert Priest, who died before it was printed. The manuscript came into the hands of Gerard, who issued the work as his own. Cf. Hunt 175.
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Chicago citation style:

Gerard, John, Robert Davyes, Thomas Johnson, Robert Priest, and Rembert Dodoens. The herball: or, Generall historie of plantes. London, Adam Islip, Joice Norton and Richard Whitakers, 1633. Pdf. https://www.loc.gov/item/44028884/.

APA citation style:

Gerard, J., Davyes, R., Johnson, T., Priest, R. & Dodoens, R. (1633) The herball: or, Generall historie of plantes. London, Adam Islip, Joice Norton and Richard Whitakers. [Pdf] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/44028884/.

MLA citation style:

Gerard, John, et al. The herball: or, Generall historie of plantes. London, Adam Islip, Joice Norton and Richard Whitakers, 1633. Pdf. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/44028884/>.